Red Hat Bugzilla – Bug 1476936
katello-change-hostname should not delete the CA
Last modified: 2018-02-21 12:05:14 EST
Katello change hostname currently regenerates the CA which requires clients and proxies to re-register. We shouldn't have to do this anymore after some installer changes and can keep the CA
Created from redmine issue http://projects.theforeman.org/issues/20440
Upstream bug assigned to email@example.com
Moving this bug to POST for triage into Satellite 6 since the upstream issue http://projects.theforeman.org/issues/20440 has been resolved.
Tested on Sat 6.3 snap 24, the tool works ok after changes.
But there is no point in removing the necessity to re-register hosts if we still ask users to do it in the success message. So putting back to assigned to make changes in the user message.
Did you try to use a host after katello-change-hostname that hadn't been re-registered? I believe this step is still necessary despite not changing the CA.
Ok my bad :) Yes, I tried and worked for me but that was because I had external DNS redirecting calls to old hostname to the renamed machine. On the second try I confirm re-register is necessary, so verified it is
Since the problem described in this bug report should be resolved in a recent advisory, it has been closed with a resolution of ERRATA.
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